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Vignettes from the End of the World – CLOSED


This is how the world ends. This is how the world ends. This is how the world ends. Not in a bang, but in a book.  … with a dinosaur … a comment … a storm  … an arguing man … an unhelpful computer

Show us your moment from the end of the world. Show us the tragedy, the beauty, and, of course, the horror. 

Whether cold war style button pushing. or sailing off the edge of the world, this anthology is open to all dark tales of the final days.

We won’t say “NO ZOMBIES”, but we will say that we’ve read a lot of those, and yours needs to be great to get in

This is QuickLLI anthology, as such will have 52 (give or take, apparently) stories.

Maximum of 500 words. You may submit up to three (3) stories; however the plan will be to only accept one story per author.

For queries, please email

READING PERIOD: October 5th 2013 to November 5th 2013

PAYMENT: $20.00 flat rate

RIGHTS: non-exclusive print and electronic rights

FORMAT: please use standard manuscript formatting, for more information see:

Submissions will be done through Submittable or emailed to with VIGNETTES – Story name as your subject.

REPRINTS: Unpublished work will get first consideration. Any submitted reprint must not have been published within the last 12 months, and the author must retain all applicable rights. All previous publication information (for the submitted story only) must be disclosed.

RESPONSE TIME: 60 days or less.